Far-flung Facebook friends may be good for your health

August 8, 2018, 5:48pm


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SOCIAL networks were once thought to be little more than a passing fancy. In 2007, Steve Ballmer, then the boss of Microsoft, called the up-and-coming websites “faddish”. The following year, Rupert Murdoch, the boss of News Corporation, dismissed Facebook as “flavour of the month”. Today we know better.

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